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Government to invest W100b to develop supercomputers

The Korean government has rolled up its sleeves to develop more advanced supercomputing systems than AlphaGo after the artificial intelligence by Google’s DeepMind defeated the nation‘s human Go master last month. Behind the learning and calculation prowess of AlphaGo are supercomputing systems made of more than 1,400 central processing and graphic processing units and application software. The Ministry of Science, ICT and Future Planning announced Monday a plan to invest a total of 100 billion won ($87.2 million) — approximately 10 [...]

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